Governance structure

The Institute Council governs CIPFA.

It does so in the public interest, within the terms of its Royal Charter (PDF, 171 KB).

The Institute Council is supported by CIPFA Board, and four other boards and committees.

Institute Council structure

Governance structure diagram

* Eight additional members may be brought in by the Institute Council. They are usually chosen for their specialist expertise, or to ensure that a good mix of sectors are represented.